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Ward, John Quincy Adams (1830-1910) [Rough sketch of New York Stock Exchange Pediment]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06343.040 Author/Creator: Ward, John Quincy Adams (1830-1910) Place Written: s.l. Type: Sketch Date: 1900 circa Pagination: 1 p. ; 10 cm x 25.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Graphite; wove paper.

People: Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Progressive EraArt, Music, Theater, and FilmArchitectureBanking

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